DEEP DECAY

  • caries erupted both bone layer of the tooth (dentine and enamel) irritates the nerve center of the tooth and causes an inflammatory reaction responsible for the acute pain experienced. A root canal treatment is necessary to save the tooth.

FRACTURE

  • a deep fracture can expose the nerve of the tooth and induce an inflammatory reaction responsible for the acute pain experienced. A root canal treatment is necessary to save the tooth .

INFECTION

  • In the case of dental infection, if the tooth does not respond to antibiotics, root canal is necessary to save the tooth and remove tooth pain . 

After the procedure of root canal, the tooth is very fragile and fracture risks are high. It is recommended to strengthen the tooth with a post and a crown.